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David Knipper – Marion, formerly of Dyersville

David Knipper – Marion, formerly of Dyersville

David Gerard Knipper, 56, of Marion, and formerly of Dyersville, Iowa passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017, from complications of Angiosarcoma of the liver diagnosed December 2016. When Dave was diagnosed with cancer he didn’t let that cancer rule him. He ruled it. Dave’s ‘herd was formed’ and helped him work through his bucket list,

Joyce Sattizahn – Rowley

Rowley –  Joyce M. Sattizahn, 66 years old, of Rowley, Iowa, died on Monday, May 8, 2017, at Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  She was born on September 28, 1950, in Charlestown, West Virginia, the daughter of Raymond and Anna Louise (Longerbean) Howe.  On April 8, 1988, she and Stephen Ray Sattizahn were

Upper Iowa & Tri-Rivers Golf

UPPER IOWA  GIRLS GOLF TOURNAMENT: North Fayette Valley 388 Starmont      415 Clayton Ridge 424 Ed-Co           453 Central           534 UPPER IOWA BOYS: Clayton Ridge 333 Edgewood-Colesburg 338 Central Elkader 364 Starmont 365 Individuals: Jake Jensen – Clayton Ridge 74 Ethan Streicher – Ed-Co 76

Motorcyclist Killed In Accident Near Dundee

The driver of a motorcycle has died following an accident Tuesday night on County Road C64 west of 120th Avenue near Dundee.  According to the Iowa State Patrol, a motorcycle was traveling east on C64 crossed the center line and struck a van being driven by 27 year old Katie Brown of Arlington.  Brown was

Mary Lou Kruse – Dyersville

Mary Lou Kruse, 65, of Dyersville, Iowa died Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at her home.   Visitation will be held from 2 – 8 p.m. Thursday, May 11, 2017, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where a parish vigil service will be held at 2 pm.  Visitation will continue Friday from

Authorities Capture Anamosa Man Wanted for Taking Child

Authorities have captured the Anamosa man wanted for taking his child over the weekend. The Jones County Sheriff’s Office says 29-year old Frank Young was found Tuesday morning hiding in an apartment that he once shared with his wife. A citizen had called in the tip. Young was taken into custody without incident. Young’s wife

Several People Injured in Collision North of Aurora

Several people were injured in a collision north of Aurora on Saturday. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office says a minivan eastbound on Highway 3 collided with a westbound car that was trying to make a left-hand turn onto G Avenue. Both vehicles were totaled. The Sheriff’s Office says emergency crews had to remove the driver

Congressman Blum Holds Town Hall Meeting in Dubuque

Last night, Republican Congressman Rod Blum held his first of several town hall meetings in Iowa’s First District, kicking off the series in Dubuque. He was confronted by a loud crowd of constituents. Blum acknowledged the partisan divide at the end of his town hall event, saying “most of” the thousand or so people sitting